Tanzania - Age dependency ratio

Age dependency ratio (% of working-age population)

The latest value for Age dependency ratio (% of working-age population) in Tanzania was 92.10 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 96.72 in 1981 and 90.56 in 2004.

Definition: Age dependency ratio is the ratio of dependents--people younger than 15 or older than 64--to the working-age population--those ages 15-64. Data are shown as the proportion of dependents per 100 working-age population.

Source: World Bank staff estimates from various sources including census reports, the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects, national statistical offices, household surveys conducted by national agencies, and ICF International.

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Year Value
1960 92.99
1961 93.02
1962 93.01
1963 93.02
1964 93.09
1965 93.27
1966 93.55
1967 93.92
1968 94.32
1969 94.70
1970 95.02
1971 95.25
1972 95.43
1973 95.57
1974 95.71
1975 95.87
1976 96.06
1977 96.26
1978 96.44
1979 96.59
1980 96.68
1981 96.72
1982 96.69
1983 96.63
1984 96.53
1985 96.40
1986 96.26
1987 96.09
1988 95.88
1989 95.60
1990 95.23
1991 94.79
1992 94.30
1993 93.78
1994 93.28
1995 92.80
1996 92.36
1997 91.95
1998 91.59
1999 91.27
2000 91.01
2001 90.80
2002 90.65
2003 90.57
2004 90.56
2005 90.62
2006 90.75
2007 90.93
2008 91.17
2009 91.44
2010 91.76
2011 92.10

Age dependency ratio, old (% of working-age population)

The value for Age dependency ratio, old (% of working-age population) in Tanzania was 6.07 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6.07 in 2011 and a minimum value of 4.58 in 1960.

Definition: Age dependency ratio, old, is the ratio of older dependents--people older than 64--to the working-age population--those ages 15-64. Data are shown as the proportion of dependents per 100 working-age population.

Source: World Bank staff estimates from various sources including census reports, the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects, national statistical offices, household surveys conducted by national agencies, and ICF International.

See also:

Year Value
1960 4.58
1961 4.61
1962 4.64
1963 4.67
1964 4.69
1965 4.72
1966 4.76
1967 4.79
1968 4.82
1969 4.86
1970 4.89
1971 4.92
1972 4.95
1973 4.97
1974 5.00
1975 5.03
1976 5.05
1977 5.08
1978 5.10
1979 5.13
1980 5.15
1981 5.17
1982 5.19
1983 5.21
1984 5.22
1985 5.24
1986 5.25
1987 5.27
1988 5.28
1989 5.29
1990 5.31
1991 5.32
1992 5.33
1993 5.34
1994 5.36
1995 5.38
1996 5.40
1997 5.44
1998 5.47
1999 5.51
2000 5.55
2001 5.59
2002 5.63
2003 5.67
2004 5.72
2005 5.76
2006 5.81
2007 5.86
2008 5.91
2009 5.96
2010 6.01
2011 6.07

Age dependency ratio, young (% of working-age population)

The value for Age dependency ratio, young (% of working-age population) in Tanzania was 86.03 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 91.54 in 1981 and a minimum value of 84.84 in 2004.

Definition: Age dependency ratio, young, is the ratio of younger dependents--people younger than 15--to the working-age population--those ages 15-64. Data are shown as the proportion of dependents per 100 working-age population.

Source: World Bank staff estimates from various sources including census reports, the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects, national statistical offices, household surveys conducted by national agencies, and ICF International.

See also:

Year Value
1960 88.40
1961 88.41
1962 88.37
1963 88.35
1964 88.40
1965 88.54
1966 88.80
1967 89.13
1968 89.50
1969 89.85
1970 90.13
1971 90.33
1972 90.48
1973 90.59
1974 90.71
1975 90.85
1976 91.01
1977 91.18
1978 91.34
1979 91.46
1980 91.53
1981 91.54
1982 91.51
1983 91.42
1984 91.31
1985 91.17
1986 91.01
1987 90.83
1988 90.60
1989 90.30
1990 89.92
1991 89.47
1992 88.97
1993 88.44
1994 87.92
1995 87.42
1996 86.96
1997 86.52
1998 86.12
1999 85.76
2000 85.46
2001 85.21
2002 85.02
2003 84.90
2004 84.84
2005 84.85
2006 84.93
2007 85.07
2008 85.26
2009 85.48
2010 85.75
2011 86.03

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population